More 3D Shadow Box Art Creative-ness!

I started to work on some of my 3D Shadow Box art recently… I was inspired while helping Sara

to do her Social Studies project on Land Forms. Don’t ask, how that was inspiring, but it was! LOL

The first and last time I worked on it, I didn’t like what the outcome was for a “Fairy in the Forest” art ended up. So, I shelved it for quite some time, and never looked back. I even trashed my printouts, ugh. Though I wish I hadn’t! Oh well, so I decided to redo a “Wedding” art instead, that was sorta done, but rushed and never really followed through, until the other day!

I took it out of my creative box storage and looked at the pieces again.

Luckily, I didn’t glue down anything! Whew! I printed out some new

backgrounds and used the vintage Ribon Paper dolls that I already had in it…

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What it looked like before placing it back into the shadow box frame above.

Not shown, but, I covered the edges with black construction paper to

hide the areas that are not covered in the background.

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It turned out a lot better than I had originally made it, whew!

Then, I got inspired to make this one below…

A “Kodama” art from Studio Ghibli’s “Princess Mononoke“!!

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There was a lot of amazing art on them! So, What do you think?!

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My first attempt below of Marina back in August 2014. You can see the difference.

I didn’t clean the edges as much. But, as with all things,

we learn from the previous experience…

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Also, this one of Chiruru from “Cutey Honey”. Tabytha helped me be cleaner

with my cuts on the foam.

They both still hang on my bedroom wall!

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These are so much fun to create, I may make more in the future, for the shop, perhaps?!
Oh and, by the way, these are 8″ X 10″ Shadow box frames, they come in 2 packs.

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The thing that inspired me to start on them again!

She was very proud of her project!

Thanks for reading! ~ ggsdolls

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